“Animal Farm” at Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum

George Orwell’s Animal Farm, a classic piece of Twentieth Century literature that is de rigueur in classrooms, is a biting satire of the politics of revolution. Taking the Russian Revolution as a model, Orwell shows how the idealism of original revolutionaries gets co-opted by the unsavory and the ambitious. In Theatricum Botanicum’s staging of Peter … Continue reading “Animal Farm” at Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum